Alcohol

welcome to English Grammar-esl.com. This story is about alcohol. narrated by Mr. John.

I hate alcohol. I really don’t understand how or why people drink it. The smell of alcohol on people’s breath is disgusting. It’s expensive and it gives you a bad headache. I drank when I was much younger, but I haven’t touched a drop for years. I hated hangovers so I decided to stop drinking altogether. I have a much better time without alcohol. People say they need to drink to relax. They drink and just act and look stupid. Their face goes red and they can’t walk in a straight line. Alcohol is also the most damaging drug in society. That’s what I think, anyway. Alcohol causes many illnesses, traffic accidents, fights and domestic violence. If you banned alcohol, people would be healthier, richer and have a better family life.

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I hate alcohol. I really don’t understand ______________________ people drink it. The smell of alcohol on ______________________ is disgusting. It’s expensive and it gives you a bad headache. I drank when ______________________ younger, but I haven’t touched a drop for years. I ______________________ so I decided to stop drinking altogether. I have a much better time without alcohol. People ______________________ to drink to relax. They drink and just act and ______________________ . Their face ______________________ they can’t walk in a straight line. Alcohol is also the most damaging ______________________ society. That’s what I think, anyway. Alcohol causes many illnesses, traffic accidents, fights and ______________________ . If you banned alcohol, people would be healthier, richer and have a ______________________ life.

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